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Welfare for Young People and Families

During the time of school closure, young people and families will continue to have access to vital supports to ensure their safety and welfare.  Information on how to keep your child safer online can be found in our February edition of the Parent and Carers Newsletter here

The following is a list of weblinks and contact numbers for services that may be of help.

Child Protection

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/childprotection

Tel: 01738 476768

Adult Support & Protection

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/asap

Tel: 0345 30 111 20

Perth & Kinross Foodbank

Website: https://perthkinross.foodbank.org.uk/

Tel: 01738626799, 07876382568


Website: https://www.childline.org.uk/

Tel: 0800 1111


Website: https://www.samaritans.org/?nation=scotland

Tel: 116 123

Perth & Kinross Mental Health Directory of Services

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/mentalhealth

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NHS Scotland (NHS Inform  / NHS24)

Website: https://www.nhsinform.scot/

Tel: 111

Citizens Advice

Website: https://www.cas.org.uk/

Tel: 01738 450580

PKC Welfare Rights Team

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/wrt 

Tel: 01738 476900

Perth & Kinross Council

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk

Tel: 01738 475000


Website: https://young.scot/

Tel: 0808 8010338


Website: https://cool2talk.org/

Non-emergency Police

Tel: 101

Emergency Services

Tel: 999

Community support in Perth

Click here to download a range of support available in the Perth area. 

Welfare and benefits services

Click here to download a range of welfare and benefits service information. 

World Health Organisation (WHO) - WhatsApp

The WHO has launched a messaging service with partners WhatsApp and Facebook to keep people safe from coronavirus. The service can be accessed through a link that opens a conversation on WhatsApp. Users can simply type “hi” to activate the conversation, prompting a menu of options that can help answer their questions about COVID-19.

COVID 19 Staying Safe Leaflet

This leaflet sets out who may need extra support during the Covid-19 outbreak; how to access this support; and how you can help in your community, whilst staying safe yourself.

Alzheimer Scotland

Website: https://www.alzscot.org/ 

Tel: 24 hour Freephone Dementia Helpline: 0808 808 3000 | Poster